Get to know Family Nurse Practitioner, Heather Chappius, who serves patients in Salem, New Jersey.
Heather is a family nurse practitioner currently affiliated with Christiana Care in Newark, Delaware. Her mom was a nurse, so she grew up watching her and learning how important properly caring for others is.
In regards to her educational background, Heather earned her Bachelor of Science in Biology at Gwynedd Mercy College, her Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree from the University of Delaware, and obtained her Master of Science in Nursing degree from Wilmington University.
Remaining up to date in the medical field, she is an active member as well as an Instructor with the American Heart Association.
A Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) is an advanced practice registered nurse who works autonomously or in collaboration with other healthcare professionals, to deliver family-focused care. Given the rather broad nature of the “family” patient population focus, FNPs offer a wide range of healthcare services that revolve around the family unit; from health promotion and disease prevention to direct care and counseling across the lifespan.
Learn More about Heather Chappius:
Through her online profile, https://todaysnurse.org/network/index.php?do=/4148426/info/